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Mahogany Lidded Box with Folk Carved Wood Chess Figures and a Pine Dovetail-constructed Slide-lid Box

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$175$175

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Lidded Box with Folk Carved Wood Chess Figures and a Pine Dovetail-constructed Slide-lid Box, pine box lg. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $150-250

Chess set complete. Minor surface wear consistent with age and use, one black night possibly repaired. "1867" etched into the base of one brown rook. King ht. 3 1/8 in.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Chess, Games, Sport in Iran

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